Université Catholique de l’Ouest

Université Catholique de l’Ouest Ranking

country rank: 107
world rank: 2754

University Overview

Université Catholique de l’Ouest (Catholic University of the West) ranking, founded in 1875, is a non-profit private higher-education institution situated in the urban environment of Angers (population range of 50,000-249,999), Pays de la Loire. Arradon, Guingamp, Laval, Papeete, Rezé, and Saint-Denis are among locales where this university maintains a branch campus. Université Catholique de l’Ouest (UCO) ranking is a medium-sized (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 8,000-8,999 students) coeducational French higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. It is officially recognized by the Ministère de l’Enseignement supérieur, de la Recherche et de l’Innovation, France (Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation, France). In a variety of fields of study, the Université Catholique de l’Ouest (UCO) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 145-year-old French higher-education school has a strict admissions procedure based on entrance exams and previous academic records and ratings. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Students have access to a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Université Catholique de l’Ouest Ranking

University Identity

Name Université Catholique de l'Ouest
Acronym UCO
Founded 1875

University Location

Address 3, Place André Leroy Angers 49008 Pays de la Loire France
Tel +33 (0)2 41 81 66 00
Fax +33 (0)2 41 81 66 09
Other locations Arradon, Guingamp, Laval, Papeete, Rezé, Saint-Denis

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro) 7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro)
10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro) 10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office 3, Place André Leroy Angers 49008 (0)2 72 79 63 92

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 8,000-8,999
Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU) L'Université Nantes Angers Le Mans (L'UNAM) Union des Etablissements d'Enseignement Supérieur Catholiques (UDESCA)

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